Parenting Today’s Teens
By Mark Gregston
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Help for the parents of teenagers from Mark Gregston. Feed includes daily 1-minute and a weekend 30-minute program.
||CleanOutgrowing Control||Once while I was at a teaching seminar, I sat down with the parents of a girl named Anna. The people at church thought she was a wonderful young lady, and her small group leader loved her. But at home, she screamed and cussed at her [...]||3/22/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Judgmental Spirit||Moms and dads may have good intentions when they offer constructive criticism or advice. But if it’s offered at the wrong time or in the wrong way … teens may take it as judgment. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting [...]||3/21/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Perfectionist Mindset||A while back, I asked a group of teens this question: “Do you think your parents want perfection in you?” Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Parents want to motivate their kids. I get it. But [...]||3/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWrong Behavior, Right Motivation||Sometimes our teen’s behaviors are inappropriate … but the motivation behind them is spot on. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. A number of years ago, I met with a 16-year-old boy named Nick. He was a good kid [...]||3/19/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Two Hardest Words||Whether you’re admitting it to a spouse, a friend, or co-worker … they’re two of the hardest words you’ll ever say. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Two words. “I’m sorry.” Hey, apologizing is never [...]||3/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWEEKEND: 10 Practical Ways to Chill Out||When the heat’s on, the kettle starts whistling! And when tensions are high at home, trouble can’t be far away. This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston offers ten practical ways to chill out with your teen and restore [...]||3/16/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOrdinary or Alarming?||#1954 Even the most calm and collected people get angry sometimes. So when does a teen’s anger cross the line from ordinary … to alarming? Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Outbursts of anger are something [...]||3/15/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOur Imperfect Condition||#1953 You’ve heard me say that no parent should demand perfection from their teen. Yet some parents still expect it from themselves. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s Teens. Kids are bound to act out, be embarrassing, [...]||3/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStories from Airport Security||#1952 A while back, I was standing in line to go through airport security when a woman next to me pulled a laptop out of her bag … and proceeded to drop it right onto my big toe. Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s [...]||3/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSomething Bigger||#1951 Over the years, we’ve watched countless childhood TV stars transition from innocent kids to out-of-control messes. And every time, we stop and wonder, “Man, what went wrong?” Hi, I’m Mark Gregston … with Parenting Today’s [...]||3/12/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
Love this episode!
Totally agree with his perspective! All his resources r great!
Parenting today teens
I really connect and see the difference in generation. Great advice and guidance. Thanks and god bless you!!
Excellent sound advice
I’ve always like Parenting Today’s Teens and I get the newsletters. I have found myself finding guidance from this source when dealing with my teen and preteen. Everything from expectations to dating.
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